CHICAGO (CBS) — The Washington Nationals are turning into the easterly Cubs, with Jon Lester expected to take a one-year deal with the Nats and a mutual option for a second season.At Least 15 Shot, 1 Killed In Weekend Violence In Chicago
It turns out the 37-year-old lefty didn’t retire. He just followed Schwarber and Manager Davey Martinez.READ MORE: MISSING: Queen Redd, 38, Last Seen In Hyde Park In December
Lester is arguably the best free agent signing in Cubs franchise history. He won 19 games in 2016, on the way to the World Series Championship, and spent six years on the North Side.
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